Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HANDED

To the porter who answered his ring he handed the message to be put off at the first stop.

He handed the letter to Robert, who surveyed it with curiosity.

He went up and handed it to her through the narrowly opened door.

With these words, he handed the pencil to the professor and returned to his seat.

Katherine handed Austin the pistol which she had taken from Dick's hand.

She tried to talk to Mr. Brailsford when he handed her the tea and bread and butter.

She had caught up the letter and as her father sat there, she handed it to him.

"For Miss Dennis," said the messenger; but she handed the card to Mrs. Roberts.

There is every reason to accept the story as it has been handed down.

"You do not know how refreshing it is, child," as she handed back the empty glass.